Audiophile: Listen Smarter

A eulogy for Blockbuster

Why I'll miss the onetime video rental giant

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Watch a 1988 Blockbuster commercial:

Watch the trailer for one of Scott Meslow's back-in-the-day Blockbuster rentals, Jason Goes to Hell:

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